American Indian Workshop

Events / Exhibitions / Congresses


Cancellation of these events, or switch to virtual events, possible due to Corona Pandemic. Please check webpages!

January 19 - February 01



International Indigenous Studies Events

University of Calgary
Calgary, AL/Canada

January 20 - April 07


Webinar Series

Discover Archaeology

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center
Cortez, CO/USA

January 24


Virtual Book Discussion

Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley

Massachusetts Center for Native American Awareness
Danvers, MA/USA

January 27


Webinar in the Big Data at the Margins Series

Indigenous Data Sovereignty & Indigenous Futures

Western University
London, ON/Canada

January 28, 2022 - January 29, 2023

Special Exhibition

Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight

National Museum of American Indian (NMAI)
Washington, DC/USA

- January 30


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Voices So True: New Native American Art from the Clyde Oyster Bequest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

- January 2022

Special Exhibition

Winter 2021 - 2022

Rainmaker Gallery

February 01 - 28


Virtual Events

Wampanoag Celebration

National Museum of American Indian (NMAI)
Washington, DC/USA

February 02


Indigenous Studies Seminar

virtual Discussion with Kelly Wisecup

Assembled for Use: Indigenous Compilation and the Archives of Early Native American Literatures

Library & Museum, American Philosophical Society (APS)
Philadelphia, PA/USA

February 03 - 06


Virtual Filmfestival


Stuttgart / Germany

- February 06


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Lost Realms of the Moundbuilders: Ancient Native Americans of the South and Midwest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

- June 2022


Webinar Lecture Series

First Nations Studies

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) - American Indian Studies
Madison, WI/USA

January 28-31

Graz/Puerto Rico International Conference on Human Rights from an Inter-American Perspective

Camps, (In)justice, and Solidarity in the Americas

University of Graz

February 02 - 04

Annual American Indian Studies Association Conference

Indigenous Survivance and Resilience in the age of COVID-19

Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ/USA

February 04 - 05

[hybrid or virtual]

Doctoral Colloquium

2022 Ruhr PhD Forum in American Studies

TU Dortmund University | University of Duisburg-Essen | Ruhr-University Bochum
Dortmund, Duisburg-Essen & Bochum/Germany

February 10 - 12


52nd Annual Meeting of the Consortium on the Revolutionary Era

Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS/USA

February 12 - April 18

Special Exhibition

The Children Have to Hear Another Story – Alanis Obomsawin

Haus der Kulturen der Welt

February 14 - 19



National Association of Native American Studies Conference

National Association of Native American Studies
Westbrook, MN/USA

February 17 - 19


Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries (GKS)

Ecologies – Environments – Ethics

Hotel am Badersee

February 22


Book Presentation

Indigegogy. An Invitation to Learning in a Relational Way

with Stan Wilson and Barbara Schellhammer

Munich School of Philosophy, Center for Social and Development Studies

February 23 - 26

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) Conference

43rd Annual Conference

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, NM/USA

February 25 - 26


Revisiting Human Rights in Canadian History

History Department, King’s College, Western University
London, ON/Canada

February 28 - March 04


Under-Mapped Spaces: New Methods and Tools for Critical Storytelling with Maps

David Rumsey Map Center and Stanford Geospatial Center & Branner Earth Sciences Library and Map Collections, Library Stanford University
Stanford, CA/USA

March 10 - 13

Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) Annual Convention


Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
Baltimore, MD/USA

March 11


New and Emerging Studies of the Spanish Colonial Borderlands

Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA/USA

March 11 - September 11

Special Exhibition

Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe

National Museum of American Indian (NMAI)
New York, NY/USA

March 12



Pursuing Wellness: Medicine and Healing in New England

Historic Deerfield
Deerfield, MA/USA

March 12


Newberry College
Newberry, SC/USA

March 17 - 18



Southeast Indian Studies Conference

Department of American Indian Studies, University of North Carolina
Pembroke, NC/USA

March 17 - 19

Louisiana Historical Association (LHA) Meeting

64th LHA Annual Meeting

Crowne Plaza Executive Center
Baton Rouge, LA/USA

March 17 - 20 [in-person]


April 22 - 24 [hybrid]

Appalachian Studies Conference

Making, Creating, and Encoding: Crafting Possibilities in Appalachia

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV/USA

March 18 - 19


Indigenous Symposium

New Orleans Center for the Gulf South (NOCGS), Tulane University
New Orleans, LA/USA

March 21 - 25

Spring Academy for Ph.D. Students

Spring Academy on American Culture, Economics, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, and Religion

Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA)

March 23 - 27

American Society for Environmental History (ASEH) Conference

Disaster and Renewal

The Graduate Hotel
Eugene, OR/USA

March 24 - 27

Interdisciplinary Nineteenth Century Studies (INCS) Conference


Salt Lake City, UT/USA

- March 26, 2023

Photo Exhibition

Native Runway - Indigenous Fashion from North America

Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut (d.a.i.)

March 30 - April 02


Renaissance Society of America (RSA) Conference

Convention Centre,

March 30 - April 02

Western Social Science Association (WSSA) Conference

64th WSSA Annual Conference

Hilton Denver City Center
Denver, CO/ USA

March 31 - April 03


Organization of American Historians (OAH) Annual Meeting and Concurrent Virtual Conference

Indigenous/American Pasts and Futures

Sheraton Boston Hotel
Boston, MA/USA

April 01 - 03


Southwest Oral History Association Conference

The Memories Matter: Oral History, Hope, and Community

University of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV/USA

April 06 - 08

European Association of American Studies (EAAS) Conference


Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) & Universidad Complutense
Madrid /Spain

April 06 - 08

Great Plains Conference

Reckoning & Reconciliation on the Great Plains: Confronting Our Past, Reimagining Our Future

Center for Great Plains Studies
Lincoln, NE/USA

April 07 - 08


New Worlds, Old Worlds, Lost Worlds: Picturing Prehistory in American Art and Visual Culture

Institut national d'histoire de l'art

April 07 - 09


Virginia Forum

Virginia War Memorial
Richmond, VA/USA

April 07 - 09

Interdisciplinary Symposium

Making Peace with the Earth

Lenoir-Rhyne University
Hickory, NC/USA

April 08 [virtual]


April 29 [in-person]

Graduate Students Conference

Walking the Walk? Fatigue and Hope in the Study of Canada

Glendon College
Toronto, ON/Canada

April 08 - 09


Ohio Academy of History Conference

University of Akron
Akron, OH/USA

April 21 - 23



British Association for American Studies Conference

University of Hull

April 27 - 30


Annual Meeting of the Canadian Archaeological Association

Where Communities Meet/Un lieu de rencontre

Westin Hotel
Edmonton, AL/Canada

April 29 - 30

Irish Association for American Studies Annual Conference

America Gone Wild

DCU All Hallows Campus, Gracepark Road, Drumcondra

April 29 - 30


Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR) Conference

Time to Chat? Oral History as Conversation

Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR)

May 11 - 14

Atlantic Canada Studies Conference

Histories from the Margins: Innovation and Adaptation in Atlantic Canada

University of New Brunswick
Ekwpahak | Fredericton, NB/Canada

May 11 - 15


Canadian Anthropological Society (CASCA) Conference

Open Spaces – Close Encounters

University of Regina
Regina, Saskatchewan/Canada

May 12 - 13

Academic Symposium

Dissent In Transatlantic Perspective: Then, Now and in the Future?

Prague Creative Center
Prague/Czech Republic

May 12 - 14

Meeting of the French Colonial Historical Society (FCHS)

Transatlantic Diasporas

College of Charleston
Charleston, SC/USA

May 13 - 14

“The Living Breath of wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ” Indigenous Foods Symposium

Learn from the Past, Celebrate the Present, Hope for the Future

University of Washington
Seattle, WA/USA

May 13 - 15


Indigenous-Mennonite Encounters in Time and Place: A Gathering of Body, Mind, and Spirit

Conrad Grebel University College, University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON/Canada

May 13 - 16

PCA Conference

Popular Culture Association (PCA) Annual Conference

Area: American Indian Literatures and Cultures

Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Seattle, WA/USA

May 18 - 20


Maple Leaf and Eagle Conference in North American Studies

Landscapes of Democracy and Diversity in North America

University of Helsinki

May 18 - 20


Plains Indian Beadwork Stabilization and Collection Care Workshop

Field Museum
Chicago, IL/USA

May 20 - 21


Railroads in Native America

Ogden, UT/USA

May 20 - 22


War College of the Seven Years’ War

Fort Ticonderoga
Ticonderoga, NY/USA

May 24 - 26

Interdisciplinary Regional Workshop

Water in the West: Toward Convergent Solutions to Water Security

Montana State University,
Bozeman, MT/USA

May 25 - 31


International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (UAES) Congress

World on the Move: Migration & Communication

St. Petersburg State University
St. Petersburg/Russia

June 01 - 03

Interdisciplinary Conference

Chesapeake Studies: Change and Continuity in America's Estuary

Salisbury University
Salisbury, MD/USA

June 01 - 04


43rd American Indian Workshop

Northern Perspectives, Native Americans in WW II & Current Research

University of Luxembourg
Luxembourg City/Luxembourg

June 08 - 11

Annual Congress of the French Association of Canadian Studies (AFEC)

70 Years after the "Massey Report": an Assessment of Culture and Cultural Policies in Canada

Université de Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Versailles & Canadian Embassy

June 13 - July 08

Summer Institute

Summer Institute in Museum Anthropology (SIMA)

Department of Anthropology, National Museum of natural History
Washington, DC/USA

June 15 - 19

Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada (ALECC) Conference

Currents and Flows: Ecologies, Creativities, and Materials

University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK/Canada

June 16 - 17


McNeil Center for Early American Studies Conference

Early Modern Studies Institute (EMSI), University of Southern California – Huntington
Los Angeles, CA/USA

June 22 - 25


Historians of the Twentieth Century United States (HOTCUS)

HOTCUS Annual Conference

University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland/UK

July 03 - 16

Graz International Summer School Seggau (GUSEGG)

Re-Measuring, Re-Calculating, Re-Counting: State – Society – Religion in Transition


Seggau Castle

July 04 - 06

Transatlantic Studies Association (TSA) Conference

20th Annual Conference

University of Kent

July 04 - 08

European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) Conference

Same planet, different worlds: environmental histories imagining anew

University of Bristol

July 07 - 16

Guided Bus Tour

On Tuscarora Trails from Niagara Falls to Philadelphia: A Historical Journey

Lewiston, NY - Rochester, NY - Corning, NY - Lancaster, PA - Philadelphia, PA

July 14 - 16

Conference & Workshop

Underrepresented Voices of the American Revolution

Massachusetts Historical Society & Suffolk University
Boston, MA/USA

July 21 - 24

Society for Historians of the Early American Republic (SHEAR) Conference

43rd Annual Meeting

New Orleans, LA/USA

July 25 - August 05

Summer School

First European Summer School in Canadian Studies

Canadian Studies Centres of the Universities of Vienna and Innsbruck
Vienna and Innsbruck/Austria

[Date to be announced]

Nordic Association for Canadian Studies (NACS) Conference

"From far and wide": Cultures, memories and identities in Canada

Canadian Studies Centre, University of Aarhus

August 02 - 04

Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting

Greening the Field(s)


August 04 - 06


Indigenous Perspectives on the Meanings of Lamanite

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT/USA

September 21 - 23


Understanding the Holocaust, Genocide, and Mass Violence in the Public Imagination

Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO/USA

September 22 - 24


International Conference of Thomas Paine Studies

Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long 18th Century

Institute for Thomas Paine Studies (ITPS), Iona College
New Rochelle, NY/USA

September 23 - 25



Fort Ticonderoga Seminar on the American Revolution

Fort Ticonderoga, NY/USA

September 28 - 29


International Conference

Ethnic, Racial and Religious Conflicts Globally: Analysis, Research and Resolution

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL/USA

September 29 - October 02


Religion in the North American West

Williams P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University
Taos, NM/USA

October 06 - 08

International Conference

Objects in Conflict. The Material Culture of Intercultural Diplomacy (1600 – 1830)

University of Regensburg

October 19



Education after Genocide: Shifting Approaches to Conflict, Prevention and Redress

Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN/USA

October 25 - 27

Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums (ATALM) Conference

International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museum

Pechanga Resort and Casino
Temecula, CA/USA

November 10 - 13

Meeting of the Southern Historical Association (SHA)

Southern History Now! Upheavals, Reckonings, and Reimaginings

Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor,
Baltimore, MD/USA


January 05 - 08

American Historical Association (AHA) Meeting

136th AHA Annual Meeting

Philadelphia, PA/USA

February 02 - 05

Indianer Inuit: The North American Film Festival

More than Leather and Feather


[date tba]

44th American Indian Workshop

[theme tba]

Pázmány University

March 03 - 05

Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries (GKS)

[Title tba]

Hotel am Badersee

March 30 - April 02


April 13 - May 04


OAH Conference on American History

Confronting Crises: History for Uncertain Times

Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites
Los Angeles, CA/USA

April 20 - 23


Religion in the North American West

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art
Indianapolis, IN/USA

June 07 - 10

International Conference

France and Louisiana: A "Special Relationship?"

Bordeaux Montaigne University


[date tba]

45th American Indian Workshop

[theme tba]

Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Pardubice
Pardubice/Czech Republic

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